Friday, October 13, 2017

Some seriously excellent new Journal Bibles are just out from @hodderfaith with the choice being which one to go for... Both have beautiful wide plain unlined margins with single column text that is perfect for either comprehensive note taking or for doing your own art work in. The Hannah Dunnett one has 32 full page reproductions of her excellent artwork... And full plain pages facing them for your own art work to be added. Truly lovely. However don't discount the plain covered journal lingerie bible because that plain cover just calls out for collaging or decorating... And it's also perfect for any gentlemen too - because you know art and journalling is for everyone! Really impressed at the style and quality of these and can't recommend them enough :) http://ift.tt/1TEBPlr http://ift.tt/1K9J1V7 #book #books #bookshop #indiebookshop #christianbookshop #christianbooks #spirituality #faith #review #lincoln #buylocal #reading #christianity #bible #journalling #art #drawing #colouring #illumination


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Sunday, September 10, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Today's reading... And can I just say I am loving Louis Giglio's new book - Goliath Must Fall. It's, as ever, a well centred easy to read book that pulls together Scripture and everyday life in an understandable and engaging way that moves the book just a little past the 'self help' genre that some books seem to fall into whilst professing to be about God... This one, it seems to me, has God and biblical wisdom at its core, with a good hit of dealing with the things that knock us down by making us face up to them and admit we are not David and just our own take on a slingshot and stone hit won't do it for us in taking out our problems - though they can be dealt with. Excellent book that I'm whizzing through and hence why later I'll really start on 'Every Job a Parable' by John Van Sloten which also looks really good from the passing dip into it I've done so far ;) Remember both these titles and more can be found and purchased at Unicorn Tree Books in Lincoln Central Market - please do support Independent Bookshops so we can remain a physical presence in towns and cities :) http://ift.tt/1TEBPlr #book #books #bookshop #christianbookshop #bookstall #religion #reading #theology #spirituality #faith #review #christianbooks #indiebookshop #buylocal #lincoln #lincolnshire


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Saturday, July 29, 2017

Two very different but very good books recieved in at Unicorn Tree Books in Lincoln Central Market. I can honestly say I am devouring the 400+ pages of Michael Moynaugh's 'Church in Life' from @SCM_Press . It is refreshing, insightful, and affirming for all those who are building or working and worshipping in new ecclesial communities. It covers so much and talks to the heart of the subject of doing church, being church differently. I've been blown away by the chapter on 'Dissatisfaction: the vocational voyage' and entranced by the chapter 'Are they Church', and encouraged by the chapter 'Re-imaging the local church' to name just a few sections. This book is a brilliant and important contribution to understanding the new emerging church journey and place. A must read for so many people and churches I think. Looking forward to reading 'a church for the poor' next because these subjects really are key in this day and age and time. Both books are available from Unicorn Tree Books in Lincoln Central Market and please do support your local community or high street independent bookshop... We need you to so very much. http://ift.tt/1TEBPlr #religion #reading #theology #vocation #ministry #bookshop #book #books #christianbookshop #christianbooks #spirituality #faith #review #lincoln #indiebookshop #buylocal #reading


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Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Unicorn Tree Books is very pleased to be present with a Bookstall at the Open Lecture on 'The Religious Poetry of R S Thomas:Questions not Answers' given by the Rt Revd Dr Barry Morgan. If you would like a bookstall at your event please contact us at unicorntreebooks@aol.com http://ift.tt/1TEBPlr Unicorn Tree Books, Central Market, Sincil Street, Lincoln. LN5 7ET. #book #books #bookshop #christianbookshop #bookstall #event #events #lecture #theology #study #indiebookshop #supportlocalbookshops ##christianbooks #poetry #author #religion


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Unicorn Tree Books is very pleased to be at the Open Lecture on 'The Religious Poetry of R S Thomas: Questions not Answers?' by The Rt Red Dr Barry Morgan being held at Bishop Grosseteste University at tonight at 7pm with a Bookstall... We look forward to seeing... and serving you there.

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Just a little light reading for me... And then a consideration of whether there is a way in which the distinctive diaconate is either/or/and a nearest equivalent role to that of the prophet in the CofE/organised churches... And also a good space for those we hedge under Pioneering/Fresh Expression ministers (of the none priested sort). Yeah this is how my mind works from basic reading to wanting to do a long essay and really really talk and dig and compare and contrast... Not sure if that's what I'm meant to be doing but hey ho ;) http://ift.tt/1TEBPlr #books #book #bookshop #reading #study #theology #discernment


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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

New Range now #instock at Unicorn Tree Books in Lincoln Central Market! Essential Oils, Carrier Oil Bases, Blended Oils, and Mixer Bottles at great prices... Also a great range of Self Help and Healing books in stock. http://ift.tt/1TEBPlr http://ift.tt/1K9J1V7 #newrange #books #book #bookshop #buylocal #indiebookshop #gifts #healing #aroma #aromatherapy #massage #selfhelp #essentialoils #health


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Even more fantastic #newtitles arriving into stock today at Unicorn Tree Books in Lincoln Central Market! One from a lovely local author and one that's just lovely for any shutterbug out there looking to use their camera in a more mindful way ;) http://ift.tt/1RVbXUU http://ift.tt/1K9J1V7 #books #book #bookshop #buylocal #indiebookshop #christianbookshop #spirituality #theology #review


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Getting ready for the exciting new range of products coming into Unicorn Tree Books in Lincoln Central Market! We will soon be stocking a comprehensive range of Essential Oils and supplies... http://ift.tt/2pvhQAc http://ift.tt/1K9J1V7 #books #book #bookshop #aromatherapy #essentialoils #healing #aroma #indiebookshop #bible #buylocal


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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Today whilst out with a Unicorn Tree Bookstall at the Lincoln School of Theology Study Day I'm rereading 'Steel Angels' (rubbish title, great book) by Magdelen Smith published by @spck_publishing. Its a very good and enlightening book on vocation, or understanding what being a priest is (or isn't). Second reading of this book and so much is jumping out at me that didn't the last time I read it. Highly recommended to those looking at #vocation, to those already in the vocation, and yes, just to the interested lay person too. (you can of course get copies at Unicorn Tree Books in Lincoln Central Market) http://ift.tt/1TEBPlr http://ift.tt/1K9J1V7 #books #booksaremybag #indiebounduk #indiebookshop #loveyourindiebookshop #buylocal #shopindependent #reading #christian #spirituality #faith #worship #discernment #priest #ordination #calling #christianbooks #christianbookshop #christian #spirituality #bookreview #lincoln


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